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    Directed by Anthony Kimmins • 1953 • United Kingdom
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    Directed by Ronald Neame • 1958 • United Kingdom

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    Directed by Ronald Neame • 1960 • United Kingdom

    In Ronald Neame's Tunes of Glory, the incomparable Alec Guinness inhabits the role of Jock Sinclair, a whiskey-drinking, up-by-the-bootstraps commanding officer of a peacetime Scottish battalion. Sinclair is a lifetime military man, who expects ...